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Goodman League vs Drew League: Finally Here

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We have seen a number of NBA players making their way around the summer league circuits. Kevin Durant and James Harden have appeared in a number of games, and tomorrow night the two will be pitted against each other as the Goodman vs Drew League game has finally arrived.

Capital Punishment: Drew League (LA) vs Goodman League (DC) | The Basketball Channel

The details:

  • When: August 20, 2011 at 6:30 PM. Doors open at 3:30PM and ball is tipped at 6:30PM.
  • Where: Trinity University, 125 Michigan Ave NE, Washington DC 20017.
  • How Much: $60 for floor seats, $25 general admission.
  • More Info: Call Miles - 240.381.9404.
  • If you can't make it to the game, you can watch it at the link above via webcast. Cost is $4.99.
The Players:

Goodman League Drew League
Kevin Durant Nick Young
John Wall DeMar DeRozan
Ty Lawson James Harden
DeMarcus Cousins Dorell Wright
Gary Neal Brandon Jennings
Sam Young JaVale McGee
Emanner "Duce" Jones Craig Smith
Warren "U-Nice" Jefferson Eugene "Pooh" Jeter
Huge "Baby Shack" Jones Bobby Brown
Josh Selby King Marcus Williams

 

Lastly, be sure to check out Michael Lee's excellent piece on how this game came together, replete with east coast-west coast trash talking. It should be a blast.

Showdown Between Drew, Goodman Leagues Has Finally Arrived | Washington Post

Update1:

Here is another stellar take by Beckley Mason on the history of the Goodman League and its driving force: Miles Rawls.

The King of Summer Hoops | ESPN